Residential Design & Build- Inspiring Designs Flawlessly Executed

Our job is to listen to you, understand your vision and communicate it with the tools of our craft: smart design, architectural integrity, thoughtfully selected materials and quality workmanship.

Highly Qualified & Highly Recommended

Our construction expertise as general contractors and builders of luxury homes provides our clients with the services needed for planning, designing, permitting, construction and estate maintenance. As Miami, Orlando and Jacksonville contractors, we highly value eco-friendly construction practices that are healthy for you and the environment. Contact us today to build your custom dream home.

Our expert craftspeople are dedicated to building homes for sophisticated living. By working hand-in-hand with clients, architects, and designers – from initial sketches all the way through construction – we are able to help create well-considered and well-executed homes that builds upon your vision and goals.


Who is River City Contractors?

River City Contractors are your number one Jacksonville, FL based Residential design-build contractors. We are the top choice for design and construction services across the region. Our nationally-known design-build contracting company meets every standard for luxury, quality, and professionalism, giving your properties a true mark of distinction. You won’t find a general contractor who does a better job, we guarantee it!

River City Contractors executes top-of-the-line design and construction for commercial, retail, and residential applications. When it’s time for a new build, you need choose a contractor with a track record that you can trust and an eye for elegance. We’re capable of handling virtually any of your projects, from frame to finish, both inside and outside.

Commercial, restaurant, multi-family, retail, or residential: we design and build it ourselves. This gives you the most cost control for your projects and the highest level of workmanship available! We have the knowledge—and skills—to get the job done right the first time around, and ensure that you’ll be totally satisfied with our services. Our designs and craftsmanship shine in every project. The Residential design-build team at River City Contractors hears your wants and needs, then carefully crafts a plan to give you exactly what you’re dreaming of!

What are your areas of expertise?

Design-Build Commercial

We have extensive design-build experience in large projects such as building many ground-up auto dealerships, as well as complete interior renovations for well-known, mid-sized companies in the Miami, Orlando and Jacksonville areas. All aspects of your commercial construction project – from areas for deliveries to placement of barricades (if required) and hours of operation – can be left to our experienced hands.

Design-Build Retail

We have years of design-build experience in the retail industry in Jacksonville and beyond. Retail space and office build-out projects ebb and flow with the economy. We are just as flexible to your needs. We take pride in building small and large businesses in our community, and all over Florida, that give our clients the perfect space to fit their business needs.

Through the years we have had extensive design-build experience in large projects such as building many ground-up auto dealerships, as well as complete interior renovations for well-known, mid-sized companies in the Miami, Orlando and Jacksonville areas.

Design-Build Residential

We have extensive experience in building and renovating homes in the area. Our award-winning design-build team will listen first, then ask questions, then deliver designs inspired by you. As your General Contractor, we know it's not a house, it's your home, and we treat it like that. Residential renovation is one of our hallmarks. Dream big and we'll bring it to life with integrity and honesty.

Additional areas of expertise include hospitality, multi-family, restaurants, retail, & religious & government buildings.

When was River City Contractors started?

River City Contractors, founded in 1997, built our reputation on the commitment to quality construction. We pride ourselves on performing most of the Design-Build work on our projects, giving our customers better cost control and workmanship. Ongoing relationships with our customers, including several nationally well-known companies, have been the backbone of our success over the years.

River City initially focused on highly-detailed projects for the DDD, Navy, Marines and other local government agencies, which included NAS Jax, NAS Cecil Field, NAS Kings Bay and NAS Andros Island in the Bahamas. Over the years, the company began doing more public, private and commercial work. We grew our customer base by establishing relationships with many local and national clients in various industries, including restaurants, historic rehabilitation, auto dealerships and tenant build-outs of several national retail chains.

What is a Design-Build contractor?

Design-Build contractors take care of both the design process of your project and the build process of your project. Combining both the design and building process provides for a smoother and more efficient process for both the contractor and the customer. The design-build team will work seamlessly and provide an end result that is both cost-efficient and exactly what you are looking for. Contact us today with any questions about our design and build contracting services for all of your commercial, retail and residential needs.

What are your specific services?

We offer top quality design and build contracting services for Commercial, Retail, and Restaurant Construction. In the fast-paced and ever-changing world of commercial construction, speed, quality and cost make all the difference. Combining our knowledge of design and construction with the latest technology, we deliver innovative, cost/benefit solutions for the most complex commercial challenges. From preconstruction to completion, we work to ensure fast and safe execution of your project because our name is on it, too.

We also offer design-build Luxury Residential Construction services. From initial design consultation to completion, we have done many residential renovations, including historic homes, additions and interior reconstruction, often leaving the homeowner with a more functional layout.

Our Project Management services will assign a project manager, field superintendent, engineer and other staff members as required to effectively manage the construction process. Overseeing them all is our leadership team. During the construction of any project, the Coordination Process of the trades is an integral part of the process, especially with respect to the mechanical and electrical trades. Our relationships with our key subcontractors is built on trust and experience.

When doing projects outside of our area, we try to use local subcontractors in an effort to support the local communities. We will work with all project team members to define the logistical requirements for the construction process. All aspects of your project, from areas for deliveries to placement of barricades (if required) and hours of operation – can be left to our experienced hands. Be sure to contact us now for a free consultation for all of your design and build contracting needs.

How can we contact you?

Please feel free to reach out to us at any time with any Design-Build questions you may have. We are here to help. You can reach us by phone at (904) 399-8846 or by email at Contact us today for all of your Jacksonville area Commercial, Residential Renovation and Construction Design-Build needs!